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Background and General Interest

2009 Facts and Figures – a report on the state of the Canadian mining industry

Alberta Oil Sands 101 for Journalists

Athabasca Oil Sands Bibliography 1789-1964  – 1965 Alberta Research Council publication

Big Reserves, Big Responsibility: Developing Alberta's Oil Sands – 2011 ERCB case study

Canada's Oil Sands – Opportunities and Challenges to 2015: An Update – 2006 National Energy Board report

Caring for the Land – 2011 Alberta Chamber of Resources brochure

Crude Awakening – Audobon Society 

Environment Canada – Canada’s Emissions Trends

Environmental Management of Alberta’s Oil Sands – 2009 publication of the Governments of Alberta and Canada

Facts about Alberta’s Oil Sands and its Industry – publication of the Oil Sands Discovery Centre

Fort McMurray-Athabasca Oil Sands Subregional Integrated Resource Plan

Fort McMurray Historical Society

Green Bitumen: The Role of Nuclear, Gasification and CCS in Alberta’s Oil Sands – 2009 CERI report

Innovation, Research and Development Needs in Mining Environment – 2008 Canadian Mining Innovation Council report

Keystone Pipeline - Wikipedia

Oil Sands CareerMine (InfoMine site)

Oil Sands Discovery Center

Oil Sands Mining End Land Use Committee Report and Recommendations 

Oil Sands of Alberta – wiki

Oil Sands Sector Index – financial benchmark

Oil Sands Technology Roadmap – 2004 Alberta Chamber of Resources report

Responsible Actions: A Plan for Alberta’s Oil Sands – 2009 Alberta government report

Technology Through Time – Oil Sands (Heritage Community Foundation)

The Canadian Oil Boom – March 2009 National Geographic article

The Canadian Oil Sands: Energy Security vs. Climate Change – 2009 Council on Foreign Relations report

The Facts on Oil Sands 2010 – a publication of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers

Unconventional Oil: Scraping the Bottom of the Barrel? – publication of the WWF and The Co-operative

What Are Oil Sands? – How Stuff Works